Cabinet Secretary for Infrastructure, Investment and Cities visits KHS to launch Academy9 (@transcotland)

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The Academy9 programme was launched yesterday at Kingussie High School by Keith Brown, Cabinet Secretary for Infrastructure, Investment and Cities. The ‘Academy9’ programme will give pupils in schools along the A9 between Perth and Inverness the opportunity to learn more about the massive engineering project, apply mathematical, scientific and design aspects of the scheme to […]

S1 Geography Class ‘Skype’ with Canada [Geography]

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There is no doubt about it the world is becoming a smaller place and as Mr Bray said at assembly last week, ‘well geography still matters, distance matters less’. A great example of this is technology such as Skype. Last week S1 Geography classes Skyped with Woodhaven Middle School in Edmonton, Canada. The purpose of […]